Eric Mathemeier is a Junior in High School who is currently dual-enrolled at Valencia College. Eric is very passionate about God and loves showing His light to others. He enjoys Speech and Debate and loves competing and learning the different cases and speech styles. Inside of Speech and Debate, Eric has advanced in both Lincoln-Douglas Debate and the Informative categories and looks to advance in more topics this season. In his spare time, Eric loves to volunteer at Second Harvest Food Bank, Society of Saint Andrews, and with many churches around Central Florida. He also loves to play video games with his friends. Eric is very excited to be a servant leader and train students to communicate effectively and humbly for Christ. As Colossians 4:6 says, "Let your speech always be gracious, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how you ought to answer each person."